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Depeschen mit dem Leitwort Pierre Lemaitre

  • The Hanged Man of Saint-Pholien by Georges Simenon (translated by Linda Coverdales)
  • Have Mercy on Us All by Fred Vargas (translated by Siân Reynolds)
  • Alex by Pierre Lemaitre (translated by Frank Wynne)
  • Thirteen Hours by Deon Mayer (translated by KL Seegers)
  • The Depths of the Forest by Eugenio Fuentes (translated by Paul Antil)
  • The Treasure Hunt by Andrea Camilleri (translated by Stephen Sartarelli)
  • River of Shadows by Valerio Varesi (translated by Josephh Farrell)
  • Voices by Arnaldur Indridason (translated by Bernard Scudder)
  • Death on a Galician Shore by Domingo Villar (translated by Domingo Villar)
  • Badfellas by Tonino Benacqista (translated by Emily Read)

Crime beyond borders: British novelist Ann Cleeves with her top 10 crime novels in translation. You will find her list at The Guardian.

  • Alex by Pierre Lemaitre
  • The Double by George Pelecanos
  • Japantown by Barry Lancet
  • The Land of Dreams by Vidar Sundstol

Four new crime novels: Marilyn Stasio about new books by Pierre Lemaitre, George Pelecanos, Barry Lancet and Vidar Sundstol. Her reviews at The New York Times.

»Tricky, disturbing and ultimately affecting, Alex is a welcome addition to the rising tide of European crime fiction that has followed in the wake of Stieg Larsson’s death.«

Bill Sheehan

A brilliant investigator: Bill Sheehan about the novel Alex by Pierre Lemaitre. His review at The Washington Post.